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Secondary forest products industry in Alberta, 1986. 1988. Heit, M.J.; Bohning, R.A. Forestry Chronicle 64(6): 461-463.

Year: 1988

Issued by: Northern Forestry Centre

Catalog ID: 11194

Language: English

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Abstract

Alberta's secondary forest products industry is discussed in terms of firm size, number of firms, location, employment created and value of sales. These statistics are compared with previous studies. The source of this information was the Alberta Development and Trade Departments, Alberta Manufacturers Index. In 1986, the 532 firms in this sector employed 12 546 persons and realized sales of over $1 billion.